Newmont Announces First Quarter Earnings Call and New Location for its Annual Meeting of Stockholders

04/10/2006

DENVER, April 10, 2006 – Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) announced that it will report first quarter 2006 results on Thursday, April 20, 2006. A conference call will be held that day at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Mountain Time) to discuss the quarter's results. The conference call will be carried on the Company's web site.

Conference Call Details
Dial-In Number 212.547.0361
Leader Randy Engel
Password Newmont
Replay Number 402.220.0238
Web Cast Details
URL http://www.newmont.com

The first quarter 2006 results and related financial and statistical information will be available prior to the conference call in the Investor Information section of the Company's web site, www.newmont.com. Additionally, the conference call will be archived for a limited time on the Company's web site.

The Company also announced that its Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held at 1:00 p.m. Mountain Time on Tuesday, April 25, 2006 in Auditorium 2 at the Inverness Hotel and Conference Center, 200 Inverness Drive West, Englewood, Colorado, USA. This is a change in location from the Notice mailed to shareholders earlier this year. As before, all stockholders of record as of March 1, 2006 are cordially invited to attend the meeting in person.

Investor Contacts:
Randy Engel
Telephone: 303.837.6033
Email: randy.engel@newmont.com

John Gaensbauer
Telephone: 303.837.5153
Email: john.gaensbauer@newmont.com

Media Contacts:
Deb Witmer
Telephone: 303.837.5308
Email: deb.witmer@newmont.com

Heatheryn Higgins
Telephone: 303.837.5248
Email: heatheryn.higgins@newmont.com

Maureen Upton
Telephone: 303.837.5281
heatheryn.higgins@newmont.com

SOURCE Newmont Mining Corporation